The Legendary Art Car Ball!

The Legendary Art Car Ball!

Presented by Arts Brookfield, the Legendary Art Car Ball will take place May 9th featuring live music from Whiskey Shivers, A Fistful of Soul, Free Rads 2nd Line and more! ...

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2014 Houston Art Car Parade Date Announced!

2014 Houston Art Car Parade Date Announced!

The 27th Annual Houston Art Car Parade will take place on Saturday, May 10, 2014!

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Winners of the 2013 Houston Art Car Parade Announced!

Winners of the 2013 Houston Art Car Parade Announced!

Out of over 270 entries, taking the Mayor's Cup and a $2000 prize was "Big Red," the 2:1 scale VW Baja Bug crafted out of a 1959 Walter Class 1500 ...

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Houston's largest FREE public event needs lots of fuel!

Houston's largest FREE public event needs lots of fuel!

As Houston’s largest free public art event, the parade and all Art Car Weekend events would not be possible without generous help from corporate sponsors, foundation grants, in-kind donations and ...

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The Houston Art Car Weekend is fantastic, fun, and the Parade is FREE!

The Houston Art Car Weekend is fantastic, fun, and the Parade is FREE!

It is the Largest Art Car Parade in the world! Art Car Weekend is the Orange Show's biggest outreach program, a vehicle for the message that art is an integral ...

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The Legendary Art Car Ball 2014

May 9, 2014, 6 p.m.

  FRIDAY, MAY 9 6PM - 11PM I & II Allen Center 1200 Smith St. Houston, TX  77002   PRESENTED ... read more
Silver Shark Art Car

history of the art car parade

The Art Car Parade is the highlight of a three-day celebration of the drive to create: Art Car Weekend. But it all began with a donated 1967 Ford staton wagon and $800 worth of paint and plastic fruit. And now, 26 years later, it attracts 250+ vehicles (and other entries) from 23 states, Canada, and Mexico. Learn more about how it all began...read more

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art cars through the years

  • Art Car Party 2007 by eschipul 135
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  • 2012 Houston Art Car Parade
  • 2012 Houston Art Car Parade
  • 2012 Houston Art Car Parade
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